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Washington, DC 20013, USA

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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:55:24 -0700

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Questions surround DC gun arrest of poultry exec

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:48:43 -0700

WASHINGTON (AP) — A South Carolina pork-and-poultry executive was charged after police say he tried to enter a congressional office building in Washington with a loaded handgun.

Missoula, MT | Continuous News and Weather

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:48:27 -0700

WASHINGTON, DC - A kerfuffle has broken out over parallel VA reform bills being crafted in the House and Senate.

Texas Senator Ted Cruz and HBO turn politics into a ‘True Blood’ sport

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:34:15 -0700

WASHINGTON, DC – Political blood sucking is not confined to the halls of Congress, it seems. In the most recent episode of the HBO series “True Blood,” Sookie Stackhouse and her band of vampires took on Texas senator Ted Cruz …

Kalispell, MT | Continuous News and Weather

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:32:38 -0700

WASHINGTON, DC - A kerfuffle has broken out over parallel VA reform bills being crafted in the House and Senate.

Test helps predict which children with kidney disease will respond to standard therapy

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:30:24 -0700

Among children with sporadic nephrotic syndrome, genetic mutations in the kidney's filtration barrier were frequently linked with a lack of response to immunosuppressive treatments.The genetic test was even more predictive than a kidney biopsy for identifying children who would not benefit from immunosuppressive therapies.

Ferric citrate may reduce dialysis patients' need for multiple medications

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:30:15 -0700

Ferric citrate effectively reduced blood phosphorus levels while increasing iron stores and decreasing the need for intravenous iron and anemia medications in dialysis patients.The medication may help reduce complications and costs associated with kidney disease care.

The Koch Brothers Want To Scare The Obamacare Out Of You

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:19:12 -0700

Some people have an unnatural fear of clowns, particularly creepy clowns. Some Republicans feel the same way about Obamacare. A “Creepy Care-nival” held on the National Mall in Washington, DC this week was intended to combine the two and make young people terrified of Obamacare....

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Second Quarter Financial And Operating Results

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:15:00 -0700

ROCKVILLE, Md. , July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Washington Real Estate Investment Trust ("Washington REIT" or the "Company") (NYSE: WRE), a leading owner and operator of diversified ...

FTC wary of big data in health

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:14:17 -0700

With Apple, Google and just about everyone else jumping on the health and fitness bandwagon the FTC isn’t so sure it’s a good idea. Read more about FTC wary of big data in health

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